The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Desktop Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Desktop Engineer
Rank 878 868 891
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Engineer 9 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.005% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.005% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 7
Average salary £31,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £35,000 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £26,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Senior Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer within the UK.

Senior Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 within the UK.

Senior Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -16 9 £31,000 -3.12% 1
London -11 5 £40,500 +15.71%
South East - 4 £31,000 - 1
Harrow - 3 - -
Reading - 3 £31,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £31,000 -
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £36,000 -
Crawley - 1 - - 1

Senior Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Desktop Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Desktop Engineer in their job title.

1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 19 (54.29%) Citrix
4 17 (48.57%) SCCM
5 16 (45.71%) Windows 7
6 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 15 (42.86%) VB
7 13 (37.14%) XenApp
8 12 (34.29%) PowerShell
9 11 (31.43%) WSUS
9 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
10 10 (28.57%) ITIL
10 10 (28.57%) DHCP
10 10 (28.57%) DNS
10 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (22.86%) Application Packaging
11 8 (22.86%) Cisco
11 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
11 8 (22.86%) Finance
11 8 (22.86%) Migration
12 7 (20.00%) VMware
12 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
12 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
13 6 (17.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 6 (17.14%) VBScript
13 6 (17.14%) HP
13 6 (17.14%) Internet
13 6 (17.14%) MSI
14 5 (14.29%) Wireless
14 5 (14.29%) Change Management

Senior Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Desktop Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Desktop Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) DHCP
1 10 (28.57%) DNS
2 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (17.14%) Internet
4 5 (14.29%) Wireless
5 3 (8.57%) LAN
6 2 (5.71%) FTP
6 2 (5.71%) WAN
7 1 (2.86%) LDAP
7 1 (2.86%) 3G
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MSI
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Back Office
3 1 (2.86%) Military
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) Application Packaging
2 2 (5.71%) Software Packaging
2 2 (5.71%) Rendezvous
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.57%) Thin Client
1 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
1 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (8.57%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Derivative
2 2 (5.71%) Hedge funds
2 2 (5.71%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Windows 7
3 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Vista
6 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.86%) Android
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Migration
3 5 (14.29%) Change Management
4 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.57%) Software Distribution
6 2 (5.71%) Release Management
6 2 (5.71%) Workflow
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) ITSM
7 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) VB
2 12 (34.29%) PowerShell
3 6 (17.14%) VBScript
4 5 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (8.57%) SQL
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (11.43%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) HND
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.86%) MCDST
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (37.14%) XenApp
3 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.71%) vSphere
5 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (48.57%) SCCM
2 11 (31.43%) WSUS
3 6 (17.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Citrix
2 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.86%) Cisco
4 7 (20.00%) VMware
5 6 (17.14%) HP
6 3 (8.57%) Apple
6 3 (8.57%) Symantec
6 3 (8.57%) Avaya
6 3 (8.57%) Dell
7 2 (5.71%) Altiris
7 2 (5.71%) Reuters
7 2 (5.71%) Bloomberg
7 2 (5.71%) CQG
7 2 (5.71%) Toshiba
8 1 (2.86%) AppSense
8 1 (2.86%) Nokia
8 1 (2.86%) Lotus
8 1 (2.86%) Meraki
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago